Vintage NIKON NIKKOR-H Auto 28mm f/3.5 (Pre-AI) Wide Angle Manual Focus Prime Camera Lens, F Bayonet Mount, Circa: '71~'73, Extremely Nice!
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"This vintage camera is in such perfect condition; even more exquisite than description" - CALIFORNIA
"Absolutely better than I expected. Like it came out of the box brand new" - MINNESOTA
"Camera arrived in excellent condition, delivery was fast, well packaged. I would definitely recommend buying from them and will continue to shop here" - NEW YORK
"The camera came in so fast and looks brand new. My boyfriend loves it and takes it with him every where he goes. I definitely recommend buying from this shop. They were absolutely wonderful and able to ship the camera to me quickly as I was on a time crunch" - TEXAS
We have available an exceptional example of a vintage NIKON NIKKOR-H Auto 28mm f/3.5 (Pre-AI) Wide Angle Manual Focus Prime Camera Lens with the original F Bayonet Mount configuration introduced in 1959. This particular lens was produced between 1971 and 1973. As you may know, the aperture prong just below the f/5.6 mark is for manual indexing the lens to the camera's meter. It wasn't until 1977 that NIKON introduced automatic lens indexing (AI) whereby no manual indexing was necessary. The AI lens would do it all just by bayoneting the lens to the camera in one motion. THIS OFFERING INCLUDES:
- Nikon Nikkor-H Auto 28mm lens
- 52mm snap on front lens cap
- protective rear lens cap
We have thoroughly inspected, cleaned and on camera tested the NIKON lens and found it to be in excellent working condition. Optics are clear. Specifically, there is no inner lens dust, surface scratches, discoloration, rust, moisture, haze or fungus. Lens barrel and ring movement is smooth and fully functional. There are no loose, broken or missing parts. Surface wear is very minimal. The lens bayonets and locks tightly onto the camera as it should. In short, the NIKKOR-H lens is a wonderful example of a well cared for, fully functional, vintage manual focus wide angle prime lens.
Your NIKKOR-H Auto lens will come to you securely packaged and protected for safe shipment. So, if you've been looking for a great example of a vintage NIKON F Mount lens, you just might want to give this one a try. We are very confident you'll be pleasantly surprised and happy you did. Your questions are always welcomed. Thank you for stopping by!
- All Nikon F bayonet mount 35mm SLR film cameras produced before 1977. Cameras include the F2, FTn, Photomics, Nikkormat EL, FTn and FT2.
- Additional Nikon cameras that can take the pre-AI lens without conversion are the D40, D40X, D60, D5000, D5100, D5200, D3000, D3100, D3200 and D3300. There will be no metering when using the pre-AI lens on these cameras.
- AI conversion is recommended for the following NIKON cameras produced after 1977. Recommended AI conversion include Df, F4, F3, F2A, FM, FE, EL2 and Nikkormat FT3 cameras.
- AI conversion is needed for all other Nikon models that were introduced after 1977.
*NOTE: Please ask if you are unsure of compatibility with your Nikon.
TYPE: Nikon F bayonet mount pre-AI manual focus lens
FORMAT: 35 mm SLR camera
OPTICS: Coated, 6 elements in 6 groups
FOCUSING: Manual focus; Minimum focusing distance 0.6m (2 foot) to ∞
FOCAL LENGTH: 28mm Prime Lens
MAXIMUM APERTURE: f/3.5
MINIMUM APERTURE: f/16
DIAPHRAGM BLADES: 5
FILTER SIZE: 52mm
LENS CAP SIZE: 52mm
LENGTH AT INFINITY: Approx. 1 3/4 inches
SERIAL NUMBER: 729941, Made in Japan
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